Elysium Cabaret Celebrates Black History Month Friday at 6pm SLT | Elysium Cabaret

Music – Movement – Creation – Joy – Friendship

This Friday, February 24th, Elysium Cabaret honours Black History Month through music and dance.  Featuring acts inspired by some of our most-loved black singers and musicians.  Come on out and celebrate with us!Elysium Cabaret takes you there every Friday at 6pm.  Let your imagination come out to play!  In The Empire Room at Copperhead Road, we strive to bring you an eclectic mix of music genres, dance styles, elaborate staging and dazzling costumes.  At the end of our shows, we invite you on stage to dance with us and celebrate the simple joy of dance!  Welcome to the weekend!

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Elysium Review December 11 2016 – Hot December Nights

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The holidays are in full effect at Elysium Cabaret, as this weekend presented a Winter gala full of fun and festivity. The stage was often frosty, but spirits were warm, as host Paul Woodrunner and hostess Shayna gave everyone a welcome as sweet as a cupcake. Even our gravely DJ, Gunner von Phoenix, sounded jolly as Saint Nick as he introduced each merry act and kept the Yuletide tunes flowing. The audience settled in for a long Winter’s show that was sometimes fantastical, sometimes flamboyant, and always full of fun – even during a toasty trip to a torch-lit dungeon!

Act One: Jo with Seb, Ayita and Maia – Cold December Night – Michael Bublé

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The night began with a merry romp to the Bublé tune, Cold December Night, featuring Jo‘s dance in the snow – and with the snow! Traditional snowmen with stovetop hat and carrot…

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AMBCo: Performance at Phoenix Theatre | Avilion Arts

Be sure to join dances of The Avilion MerBallet Company at the next
Men-in-Motion performance at The Phoenix Theatre on Saturday, November 19th at 3pm.The dance entitled Parting Glass by Peter Hollens is choreographed by JP Damien and will be performed by Opacus Jenkins, JP Damien and Fafnir Kiranov.

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‘The Pearl and the Olive Tree’ | Avilion Arts

On Sunday, October 8th,  Moon Aerandir broke new ground in ACT with his innovative work, ‘The Pearl and the Olive Tree..’ This form of storytelling theatre involves a narrator sharing a story in character as the actors enact parts of it on the stage. Padstow Jack’s early life came to life as the dramatic events of his quest to win the woman he loved unfolded by means of Pipit Peacedream’s effective interpretation of Moon’s tale.  The cast were: Padstow Jack as himself;  Pipit Peacedream as Rosie, his childhood friend; Maat as his wife, and Bardy and Layne as ships crew. A rousing Shanty party followed this story theatre presentation with captivating tunes to keep the audience, many of whom were dressed as pirates, entertained and dancing many a merry jig.  This event was a jointly sponsored by ACT and the Avilion Bards.

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AMBCo: Breath of Life Performance | Avilion Arts: AMBCo: Breath of Life Performance

Catch the Merballet Company in their guest performance at The Phoenix Theatre on Saturday, October 8th.  “Breath of Life” by Florence and the Machine.  The matinee show starts at 2pm.

Dancers are: Scout Zsun, Makalii Rhiadra, JP Damien, Vee Tammas, Theta Marseille, Fafnir Kiranov and Gracelen.

Choreographed and directed by Theta Marseille

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Stunning Selections at the September Matinee

Elysium Cabaret reviews their performances from September:

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The house was packed, the lights were dimmed, the DJ warmed up his mic setting the stage for yet another action packed Matinee at Elysium Cabaret. SL seemed to play nice as the afternoon kicked off, leaving most in peace to enjoy the smorgasbord of dance presented by the talented choreographers. Without further ado, here comes the review for the first Fall matinee.

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Sound of Silence by Epic Rock

The first to grace our stage was the beautiful Eva with her routine stunning the audience with a simple, changing backdrop that made use of highly effective graphics to accompany the bittersweet melody. Joining Eva were Misha Selene, Nadi, Tauriel, Cowgrl, Si De Brit and Zach Starostin who danced their way through several astounding astounding costume changes, leaving even myself wondering how she did it. A breathtaking routine for not only the use of choeography, sets and costuming but -more importantly- for the message…

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Misfit Dance & Performance Art at Miles of Memories – Miles of Memories

Misfit Dance & Performance Art  presents:Misfit MagicA Showcase of Theater DanceMisfit Dance is proud to be part of  “Miles of Memories 2016”– an event to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association

Join us for a fun and inspiring FULL production oftheater dancing performed LIVE on the big stage in the sky!Amazing music, sets, costumes, special effects  & dance – Think Broadway in SL!

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Elysium’s Time, Silence and Schism – 9/9/16

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On Friday, September 9, 2016, Elysium used the dance floor to explore the landscape of the human mind and spirit. The glory of dance became a journey through ideal and isolation, agony and mortality, ecstasy and frivolity. From the fun-loving to the heart-rending, this performance toured the spectrum of experience, ending with a dance where – as in the global community known as Second Life – we all joined hands. Paul Woodrunner kept everyone in line as the house host. Gunner Von Phoenix kept us in harmony as emcee on the microphone. The artists carried us away, playing tunes set to the rhythm of the heart and mind.

Act One: Tray – ‘Write On Me’ – Fifth Harmony

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The audience was drawn into the evening’s opening act – literally – as Tray used the latest in SL camera direction technology to guide the audience into a performance that appeared to…

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Avilion Arts Festival Performances by ACT and the Fandangos | Avilion Arts

The Avilion Arts Festival, that runs from September 15th through the 18th, will feature four ACT productions and a new Fandangos show.Encore Productions include:’Dance-a-long’ that is an audience-participation show designed by Bajoy tracing the development of popular dance;

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One Enchanted Evening at Sweetwater’s Magic Moments! | Elysium Cabaret

It’s One Enchanted Evening with Elysium Cabaret performing at Sweetwater’s Magic Moments! A mini-show featuring four enchanting acts, followed by a dance party with Best Whimsical Costume contest. Dress in what is enchanting to you. Promises to be an ethereal evening with magical moments, nice people, smiles and laughter, and plenty of music and dance! Make it a date and bring friends, let’s celebrate friendship and creativity.

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The Jewell Theater’s “Lucid Journey” to tour at Windlight Art Gallery on September 10, 2016!

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We are pleased to announce a special show at Windlight Art Gallery on September 10, 2016 at 3pm slt! The show is Lucid Journey and is presented by the Jewell Theater! This event is also a Stand Up to Cancer benefit event, with all proceeds going to Stand Up to Cancer!

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‘Albert and the Lion’ | Avilion Arts

The Scottish poet, Marriott Edgar created monologues about Albert and the Lion for Stanley Holloway to perform. Inspired by these performances, Iddy Schmooz presents her own adaptation for the stage featuring the tale of the young lad, Albert, who was swallowed on a visit to the zoo by the lion, Wallace. Her script and imaginative sets capture all the hilarity of the situation as Albert disappears and finally returns. The script is punctuated by several peppy song and dance numbers from the 1920s. Iddy Schmooz is the director and Moon Aerandir is the Dramaturge. This play is one of two new offerings in ACT’s ‘Double Bill’ to be performed on August 28th at 1 p.m..Share this:

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‘La Serva Padrona’ | Avilion Arts

This comic opera by early 18th century composer, Giovanni Battista Perlogesi, is a joint production between ACT and Rocca Sorrentina players. The opera will be presented in Rocca Sorrentina on Saturday, August 13th at 12 noon and in Avilion on Sunday, August 14th at 12 noon.

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‘Legend of Arthur and Avalon’ | Avilion Arts

Inspired by Marion Zimmer Bradley’s book, Mists of Avalon, Maathator has created a new play based on the legend of King Arthur.  Her narrative theatre piece  will be presented at 1pm on Sunday, August 7th, on the ACT Stage.  Maathator’s vision of Arthurian times focuses on some of the key events in Arthur’s reign, such as: his coronation,  his desire to have a heir, and his eventual downfall at the hand of Mordred, his son.  In addition, the audience meets some of the women who influenced his life, including: Guinevere and Morgana. Not only has Maathator developed the script, but she has sourced the costumes and created the sets to accompany her staged production. Choreographer Kalia and Dramaturge Bajoy have also contributed to the production.  Congratulations to Maathator and everyone else associated with the production for bringing this epic tale to life on the stage!

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ACT performs at The Globe | Avilion Arts

Mist rises from inside The Globe Theatre on Renaissance Island as set designer, Layne Thomas makes the final modifications to the forest scene from ‘The Unicorn Tapestries’.  Avilion’s ACT has been invited to present an encore performance of this play on Saturday, June 18th at 1 pm at The Globe. Everyone is invited to attend.

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Virtual theater opens new doors for performance artistsHypergrid Business

Great article on the virtual theaters on other grids:

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